Miss Jean McDonald is fully qualified and registered Urologist currently practising in the UK. Miss Mcdonald has over 23 years’experience as senior urologist at North Middlesex University Hospital.
Miss Mcdonald graduated from the University of the West Indies in 1973. She then went on to spend a further nine years in the Bahamas in a range of surgical roles. In 1982 Miss Mcdonald moved to Londonbefore moving to London where she became a fellow of the Royal College of Surgeons of Edinburg. This then led to her specialist training in general surgery and urology, gaining her Diploma in Urology at the Institute of Urology (UCL London) in 1990. She has established a number of innovative programmes including nurse-led urodynamics, prostate clinic, erectile dysfunction clinic, and nurse-led cystoscopy unit.
McDonald regularly travels to Sub-Saharan Africa, Asia, the Middle East, and the Caribbean to run workshops and to share her urological expertise and be involved in the training of the young urologists in these countries. She is actively involved in the teaching of surgical trainees in the UK, as Surgical Tutor at North Middlesex University Hospital as well as Educational and Clinical Supervisor. Miss McDonald has been a member of the Board of Directors and also a member of the Nominations Committee of the Societe Internationale D´Urologie, and is a Honorary Consultant to St Luke’s Healthcare, looking after the Church of England clergy.
Primary Medical Qualification
MB BS 1973 University of the West Indies (Jamaica)
Specialist Register entry date
Urology From 26 Sep 1996
Fellowship of the Royal College of Surgeons, Edinburgh
Oncology Section of the British Association of Urological Surgeons
European Association of Urology
American Association of Urology
Member of the Urology & Oncology sections of the Royal Society of Medicine
Societe Internationale D’Urologie and past member of the Board of Directors of the Societe International d’Urologie
British Medical Association
Medical Defence Union
Past President of the North London Urostomy Association